Morecrofts Liverpool.Images by Gareth Jones
Partner (Non-member)

I started my career as a family clerk for Helen Broughton when the firm was Morecroft Urquhart.

I went on to qualify as a Legal Executive and then subsequently qualified as a Solicitor in 2004. I studied at Liverpool John Moore’s University

I have worked for Canter Levin and Berg Solicitors, Lees Solicitors and Cobley’s Solicitors returning to Morecrofts Solicitors in January 2011.

Throughout my career I have worked in all areas of family law including Divorce, high net worth financial matters, children and adoption but I now specialise in the area of Children Law, which includes public law children cases, private law cases, special guardianship matters and adoption.

I do a great deal of work for Children’s Guardians and spend a lot of time in court as an advocate in Children matters.

I am an accredited Children Panel Specialist, an accredited Resolution Specialist.

An active member of Liverpool Law SocietyResolution and Merseyside Family Justice Committee.

I work closely with Liverpool University mentoring Law Students and supporting their law clinic.

I set and mark exams for Resolution accreditation.

I am married have two children, 2 dogs and love walking, crochet and singing!


Q&A with Jo-anne

Favourite Movie? Dead Poet’s Society. Favourite Music Artist? Sting, Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, Spandau Ballet (Anything 80’s) Favourite Place? Not sure I have discovered it yet but I love France, particularly Paris and any part of Italy. Favourite Quote?  “Be the change you want to see!” Gandhi Favourite Sports Team? Everton FC.

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